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Object Detail

Collections consists of account books, correspondence, receipts and newspaper articles relating to the early trading in New Plymouth, Eltham and Hawera of local company C.C. Ward's.

Archive Contents

  Part 1

1. Account book. Joe Ward 1901-1902 named c. 1954.

2. Account book. C.C. Ward 1902-1906.

3. Newspaper clipping regarding a burglary at C.C. Wards, September 1929.

4. Newspaper containing C.C. Ward advertisements, 18 April 1933.

5. Newspaper containing article on C.C. Ward business progress in Hawera, 11 July 1936.

6. Letter to the Collector of Customs, 16 June 1926

7. Correspondence to E. Whiteway & Co. London regarding finance for new shop, 6 May 1924.

8. Correspondence to E. Whiteway & Co. London regarding wholesale prices for other retail stores, 14 October 1924. And reply, 4 December 1924.

9. Three invoices, 18 April 1925, 8 August 1929 and 18 September 1929.

10. Newspaper item and obituary notice C.C. Ward 18 April 1949.

11. Newspaper item on building of new stove Currie St 1928.

12. Correspondence on inquiries of installation of new lift 24th May 1926. 13. Correspondence on incorrect invoice statements to supplier 1926.

14. Photocopies of documents.

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